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M.F.A.  Ceramics, Cranbrook Academy of Art

B.A.  Applied Design, San Diego State University


Curator, Hyde Art Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA

Part-time faculty, Mesa College, San Diego, CA
  Currently teaching ceramics I and II. Taught ceramics/ three-  
  Dimensional design studio lab in fall 2011. Taught three-dimensional   
  design in spring 2011.  Taught ceramics/ three-dimensional design studio
  lab in fall 2010.

Part-time faculty, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  Taught three-dimensional design in fall 2011.  Taught two beginning
  throwing courses in spring 2011.  Substitute taught clay and glaze
  technology, intermediate ceramics, and beginning throwing in 2009.  
  Taught two drawing and composition II courses in spring 2008.
  Taught three-dimensional design and drawing and composition in
  fall 2007.

Part-time faculty, Southwestern College, San Diego, CA
  Taught beginning ceramics in fall 2011. Taught beginning, intermediate
  and advanced ceramics in spring 2011. Taught beginning ceramics in
  fall 2010.

Part-time faculty, MiraCosta College, Oceanside, CA
  Taught drawing and composition from spring 2009- fall 2010.
  Taught ceramics in fall 2008.

Part-time faculty, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA
  Taught three-dimensional design from fall 2007- fall 2010.

Ceramics teacher, Gateways summer school, San Diego, CA
  Taught ceramics in 2004, 2005, 2008, and 2009.

Part-time faculty, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
  Taught advanced ceramic handbuilding.

Part-time faculty, Oakland Community College, Auburn Hills, MI
  Taught functional ceramics.

Instructor, “Mold Making Made Simple” Two-day workshop,
  Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY

Artist in residence and ceramics teacher, Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY
  Courses taught: handbuilding, throwing, beginning ceramics, children’s
  ceramics and Yixing style teapots.

Winter artist in residence, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts,
  Newcastle, ME.  Taught ceramic workshops at Watershed and through
  their mobile education facility including a teacher’s workshop, art for
  seniors, and children’s classes.

Assistant to artist Andy Goldsworthy, Construction and installation of
  Three Cairns exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art, La
  Jolla, CA


Work published in The Best of 500 Ceramics: Celebrating a
  Decade in Clay, by Lark Books

Breakdown Exhibition Catalogue, Guggenheim Gallery at
  Chapman University.  Curated by Julie Shustack.

Review in Huffington Post, Current Top Exhibitions in the Western United
  States, by Kathryn M Davis.
Review in Pasatiempo, the weekly Arts Supplement to the Santa Fe New Mexican.
    Art in Review, 11/26- 12/2 issue, by Douglas Fairfield,
Work published in Venue newspaper, Santa Fe/North Gallery guide
  in11/29 issue.

Work featured on KUSI News- San Diego
Work published in 500 Ceramic Sculptures, by Lark Books
Work published in Margins exhibition catalog

Work Published in Art Buzz: The 2008 Collection, by Tony Blue

Review in thedetroiter.com, online publication written by Nick Sousanis
Work discussed in a culture column written by Doug Coombs on   
  metrotimes.com

Work published in 500 Cups, by Lark Books  

Work published in 500 Figures in Clay, by Lark Books


Invited to exhibit work onAccessCeramics.org

Juried in as a member of ArtAxis.org

Honorable Mention in Art Buzz, The 2008 Collection

Recipient of Howard Kottler Memorial Merit Award Scholarship

Invited to represent San Diego State University art department for the
  Tower Society fund raiser/exhibition at SDSU President Weber’s home.

San Diego State University Student Award Exhibition
  Flor y Canto gallery


University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
The Anton Art Center, Mount Clemens, MI
Watershed Center for Ceramic Art, Newcastle, ME
Gerard Blaauw, Holland
Ruth Rattner, Bloomfield Hills, MI


Works by Patrick Crabb and John Chwekun (two person exhibition)
  Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, CA

Unions
  Spacecraft Gallery, San Diego, CA

Occupied Space
  Motor City Brew Works, Detroit, MI

Possibilities That Happened
  Choy Gallery, Port Chester, NY

The Process of Being
  Flor y Canto Gallery, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA


Inside Space
  Grizzly Grizzly Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Small Favors VII
  The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Mind Over Matter
  Muelensteen Gallery, New York, NY
Breakdown
  Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University, Orange, CA
Travel Size: A Ceramic Visit With artaxis.org
  Southwestern College Art Gallery, Chula Vista, CA
Faculty Plus One
  Mesa College Art Gallery, San Diego, CA
From the Studio: New Work From Southwestern College Faculty
  Southwestern College Art Gallery, Chula Vista, CA

Fertile Ground
  Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM
Trans-Morphing:  The Act of Change
  Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA
Art Faculty Exhibition
  Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA
Annual Art Faculty Exhibition 2010
  Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, CA

2’ x 2’ x 2’: A Mixed Bag of Small Ceramic Wonders
  Crossman Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
The Margins
  The Icehouse, Phoenix, AZ
Under Cover
  Choy Gallery, Port Chester, NY
Art Faculty Exhibition
  Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA
Annual Art Faculty Exhibition 2009
  Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, CA

Bailout Package
  Spacecraft Gallery, San Diego, CA
Art Faculty Exhibition
  Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA
Annual Art Faculty Exhibition 2008
  Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, CA

Drift (three person exhibition)
 Fort Point Arts Community Gallery, Boston, MA
Viewpoint: Ceramics 2008
  Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, CA
Small Works
  Henry’s Project Space, Port Chester, NY
Home Again: CAC Past Resident Exhibition
  Choy Gallery, Port Chester, NY
Annual Art Faculty Exhibition 2007
  Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, CA
The Studio and the Lab
  Slusser Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI
Art & Science
  Second City Council Art Gallery, Long Beach, CA
Hump
  Paul Kotula Projects, Ferndale, MI
Shoot! (a photography exhibition)
  The Anton Art Center, Mount Clemens, MI
2007Graduate Degree Exhibition
  Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
7 Kroner
  Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Cups Coming Together
  Choy Gallery, Port Chester, NY

2006 Faculty Exhibition
  Community Arts Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Me Bike Project
  Chiellerie Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Obsession
  Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Cranbrook Video Festival
  DeSalle Auditorium, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Cranbrook Science Fair
  Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Sugar
 Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
The Real 100 Treasures of Cranbrook
   Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Art Kudos
  Online juried exhibition by artshow.com
Emanations
  Elkton Arts Center, Elkton, MD

Clay Art Center Member Exhibition
  Clay Art Center Gallery, Port Chester, NY
Watershed Artist Exhibition
  Lillstreet Art Center, Chicago
Watershed Residents Exhibition
  (juried by Walter McConnel), Wiscasset, ME
Watershed 2004 Winter Residents
  Clay Art Center Gallery, Port Chester, NY

Cup: The Intimate Object II
  Charlie Cummings Clay Studio, Fort Wayne, IN
Tower Society exhibition and fund raiser
  San Diego State University President Stephen L. Weber’s home
Generations: Impending Lineage
  Art and Industry Gallery, San Diego, CA